In 2016, a group of German students led by Katja Benrath and Tobias Rosen came to Kenya. They had one mission; to tell the story of the December, 2015 Mandera bus attack through a short film. They collaborated with some of the best filmmakers in Kenya. The collaboration gave birth to the short film ‘Watu…

The premiere of the much anticipated Kenya & Naija collaboration ‘Almost Perfect’ Movie, took place in a colorful red carpet event at Prestige Plaza Cinema in Nairobi – Kenya on Friday night. The movie stars Nollywood famous Nonso Diobi, Chiege Alisigwe, Dougad and Kenyan actress and producer Connie Kabarry. Connie plays a woman entangled in…

If you have ever found yourself complaining that there are no Kenyan films to watch, you need to find the nearest police station and ask the big guys over there to arrest you. For whatever charges. I’m sure they’ll find charges for you. No, seriously, there is more Kenyan content available online than you can…

African film is progressively growing into a new era. As a result film has become one of the most influential and an accessible medium of transnational integration. To be precise, there specific films that have managed not only to entertain but to also educate, transcend borders, enhance and sustain relationships.Most of the current production companies…

Nigeria’s film industry, commonly known as Nollywood is a true reflection of a cultural phenomenon across Africa. Nigeria is known to be one of the continent’s largest economy mainly due to the success and growth of the film industry. Nollywood movies have in the recent past gained a positive popularity outside the country and are…

Kenyan film Kati Kati has been nominated at the 18th Annual Black Reel Awards in the category of Best Foreign Feature Film. Directed by Mbithi Masya, the feature film was nominated for this category alongside ‘Felicite’ a French film and the South African Film ‘The Wound’. Kati Kati tells the story of a young woman,…

The African continent has been greatly influenced by social changes, political unrest as well as tough economic transitions, besides these challenges, Africa also possess some of the richest cultural heritages in the world. In particular, over the past few decades, African film has begun to experience greater international recognition. African film is an expression of…

For a very long time, Africa has been identified as a continent known for its wildlife, diverse culture, deserts and safaris. Unlike other regions in the world, it’s difficult to find common ground in Africa. You either find shared commonalities amongst nations, or discover a distinction amongst its multitude of peoples and ethnic groups. African…

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